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The Finger Points (1931)

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In order for gangsters to thrive,three forms of corruption are required; the corruption of politicians, the police and finally the press. 709 more words

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May 9: Happy Birthday Billy Joel and Candice Bergen

It’s Billy Joel’s birthday—The Piano Man is turning 68.  The singer-songwriter has sold in the neighborhood of 150 million records in his career.  He began playing piano bars when he was still in high school, and in 1967 began performing full-time.  1,144 more words

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Only Angels Have Wings (1939)

Dir. Howard Hawks. Starring Cary Grant, Thomas Mitchell, Jean Arthur

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Throughout the film, Hawks is careful not to use close-ups with much frequency. 1,533 more words